Sentence Examples

  • The period of gestation in the mare is about eleven months.
  • The female brings forth one young in the end of May or beginning of June, after a gestation of nine months.
  • It breeds from four to eight times a year, bringing forth each time from three to eight young; its period of gestation is about thirty days, and it is able to bear when six months old.
  • According to one theory, the germ lies dormant until December, when it begins to develop; but it is now believed that this long gestation is due to slow rather than arrested development.
  • The pairing time of the squirrel is from February to April; and after a period of gestation of about thirty days the female brings forth from three to nine young.

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